Mr. Alfred “Sam” Franklin Trapp Sr., age 80, of Armuchee passed away on Friday, November 10, 2017, at his residence.
Mr. Trapp was born on July 27, 1937 in Rome, Ga., son of the late Lester Ivey Trapp and the late Helen Louise Addington Trapp. He was known throughout Rome and N.W. Georgia as an independent contractor, specializing in concrete and masonry work. Mr. Trapp was a loving and devoted family man, who enjoyed grilling and spending time outside. He was a passionate gardener and loved animals. His gift of being giving, kind and willing to lend a hand or the shirt off his back has been lovingly left as a legacy to his children and grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Alfred was preceded in death by a sister, Elizabeth Trapp Parker.
Survivors include his wife, Doris Parrish Trapp, Armuchee; two sons, Jimmy Trapp, Rome, and Alfred F. Trapp Jr., Armuchee; three daughters, Amanda Kerr, and her husband, Javier Enriquez, Rome; Angela Clark, and her husband, Kyle, Calhoun; and Tonya Brown, and her husband, Daniel, Calhoun; 14 grandchildren, Alfred F. Trapp III (Lauren), Calhoun; Brandon Trapp, Rome; Immanuel Kerr-Brown, Pennsylvania; Destiny Kerr-Brown, Chattanooga, Tenn.; Elijah Kerr-Brown, Chapel Hill, N.C.; Javier Enriquez Jr. (Brandy), Jack Enriquez (Joanna), all of Savannah; Josh Allen (Erica), Calhoun; Cheyenne Windiate (Dusty), Calhoun; Brody Allen, Washington State; Auston Rhoades, Danika Brown, Aspen Brown, all of Calhoun; Gavin Pack, Atlanta; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Joan Wallace, Cave Spring, and Bonnie Clontz, Armuchee; a brother, Phil Trapp, Cave Spring; many, many loving nieces and nephews. His fur-baby, Jake, also survives.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, November 12, 2017, at 2:00 p.m., in the Chapel at Henderson and Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, with Pastor Joey Ineichen officiating. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, November 11, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel.
Pallbearers are asked to meet at the funeral home on Sunday by 1:30 p.m. and include Tony Brock, Eric Tate, Pablo Espinoza, Thomas Reece, Artie Selman, and Mark Self. Honorary pallbearers include Tony Langston, Bud Self, Tom Bennett, and Jimmy Smithson.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, has charge of the arrangements.